ECoR To Run Special Train Between Puri And Yog Nagari Rishikesh
Puri: In order to serve passengers during the upcoming Kumbh Mela at Haridwar, the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to run a special train between Puri and Yog Nagari Rishikesh.
As per reports, 08477/08478 Puri-Yog Nagari Rishikesh-Puri Special will leave from Puri at 2045hrs from 27th Jan’ to 30th April, 2021 and will leave from Rishikesh at 0535hrs from 30th Jan’ to 3rd May, 2021.
This train will provide stoppage at Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Jajpur Keonjhar Road, Bhadrak, Soro, Balasore, Hijli, Chakulia, Ghatsila, Tatanagar, Sini, Rajkharsuan, Chakradharpur, Manoharpur, Rourkela, Rajgangpur between Puri and Jharsuguda and important stations like Champa, Bilaspur, Anuppur, Katni Marwara, Jhansi, Gwalior, Agra Cant, Mathura, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Meerut City and Haridwar between Raigarh and Yog Nagari Rishikesh from both the directions.
Kumbh Mela is one of the most important religious events in India which holds great deal of significance in Hindu mythology. It is also the biggest religious gatherings in the world.